National Pie Day is a completely made-up day to celebrate and honor all things pie. It’s a little ridiculous but kind of awesome at the same time. National Pie Day is celebrated on January 23rd. In honor of National Pie Day, here are some fun facts about pie, as well as some great recipes and wine pairings.
- Pie has been around since the time of the ancient Egyptians
- Fruit pies most likely became popular in the 16th century. Prior to that, pies were primarily filled with meat
- Apple pie is the most popular pie in America, despite the fanfare associated with pumpkin spice
Pies to Try